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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:29-41-701
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zapotec
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Oaxaca (Mexican State)
Zaachila
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Slipped
Iconography:Ocelot
Height: 22.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. A. Monday, 1929
Other Number:351 - Field No SF

Description

Brown ware, black slip; ocelot, "tiger god ceremonial for initiates"

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition

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